Antalya Film Forum is a co-production and project development market that aims to expand co-production opportunities, support the development of the film industry, encourage prospective producers and directors and ensure the international recognition of projects from Turkey.

Antalya Film Forum, which will be held for the fourth time this year, will take place within the scope of 54th Antalya Film Festival between 22-26 October 2017.

Projects Looking For Producers and Short Film Work in Progress Platforms are added to Fiction, Documentary and Work in Progress Platforms which are held every year. Sümer Tilmaç Antalya Film Support Fund, which was given within the Festival previous years, will be hosted by Antalya Film Forum starting this year.

Projects Looking for Producers is a script development platform that aims to help screenwriters or directors who have written their own scripts find producers for their projects by making a presentation in front of the jury. This year additionally, in Short Film Work in Progress Platform which supports projects which did not complete production, project owners will make presentations and will be accepted to mentor program by an experienced producer. Sümer Tilmaç Antalya Film Support Fund will give support award to the projects in the script phase that will be shot at Antalya.

Antalya Film forum, which hosts important industry professionals from around the world every year, will bring local and foreign film professionals together with masterclasses which consists of the presentations of world famous film professionals from various disciplines, panels and speeches, breakfast and industry meeting events. Also, in its fourth year Forum will make way for new events with its newly expanded program.

A special selection of short films will be formed in Shorts@AFF section. In this area which will consist of booths in which short film professionals may present their films and held their meetings will also bring distributors, digital platforms, festival programmers and producers together and presentations which focuses on short films will take place.